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Poster: DeadATL Date: May 1, 2012 11:22am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Рабочие Мира Объединяются!

Saw this tweet recently: Communism's final tally: 0 omelets, 100 million broken eggs.

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Poster: bluedevil Date: May 1, 2012 3:02pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Рабочие Мира Объединяются!

when did communism equal socialism?

RIP Utah!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xmPX9cJHXyI&;feature=related

And Emma, Joe Hill, Phil Ochs, etc...

Billy Bragg -keep on playin'. May you and the Nightwatchman meet the Boss in the light of the ghost of tom joad...

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Poster: William Tell Date: May 1, 2012 3:35pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Рабочие Мира Объединяются!

And in practice, neither lives up to the idealized "on paper" version. Totalitarianism, by any other name, still smells the same...now, there are a couple of belief systems for ya.

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Poster: bluedevil Date: May 1, 2012 4:11pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Рабочие Мира Объединяются!

Yet another excuse to quote the following:

"Nihilists! Fuck me. I mean, say what you like about the tenets of National Socialism, Dude, at least it's an ethos."

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Poster: William Tell Date: May 1, 2012 4:28pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Рабочие Мира Объединяются!

"STFU!...You're outta your element...BD"

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Poster: bluedevil Date: May 1, 2012 3:18pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Roadies of the World Unite!

And break open your piggy banks....


http://tinyurl.com/7gxxfgg

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Poster: micah6vs8 Date: May 1, 2012 4:32pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Рабочие Мира Объединяются!

I'd say that's about right. So many fun ways to break the eggs too. The Ukraine Famine, Kolyma GULAGs, a Great Leap Forward and Year Zero gets you going to the big number. I didn't even mention some of the biggies.